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Nally believes the Affordable Care Act should be repealed”

Answer: The Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP) for federal workers, retirees and family members is a separate program that has existed for decades, long before enactment of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), or Obamacare.

This could be disastrous for the United States and its healthcare market.

It was easily President Trump's third-most-talked-about tweet yesterday, and it wasn't a huge surprise. We know that's a steep hill, and that many have toppled while braving the climb.We know that many of our senators and representatives have genuine beliefs about what's best on balance for their constituents, and that those beliefs frequently clash.But we also know, as the collapse of the Senate's so-called "skinny repeal" of former President Barack Obama's health care law so dramatically illustrated late last month, that there are enough principled people in Congress to reach across the aisle and create a workable, if still-imperfect, consensus.We are more encouraged than ever that this once-common, lately fantastical approach can again become reality. "Absolutely. They can defund it; they can destabilize it". The people are being given no information about how the government plans to handle the changes that Trump is imposing.

Supporters of the law think it's already having an effect on the insurance market.

President Trump said he had a plan that was fabulous and all Americans would love it, but he was lying - imagine that.

It's even more likely that they do not have a plan.

Obamacare was passed with only Democrats voting for it. And some expected that people might decide to work less because they could obtain health insurance essentially for free through Medicaid, if they lived in one of the states that expanded Medicaid coverage. Scott spokesman John Tupps said in an emailed statement.

Offering a public option plan alongside private insurers to drive marketplace competition. Independent experts agree that this action would increase the most common Marketplace premiums by almost 20 percent.

Currently, 31 states and the District of Columbia have expanded the Medicaid program under Obamacare to cover more people with lower incomes. And the longer they go without, the more the fine should be.

Eliminating subsidies would price many out of the exchangemarket. "Obamacare" fixed some of the worst abuses and greatly expanded health care affordability.

Compared with the individual market, the group health insurance market has been much more stable in recent years in terms of participation by insurance companies, said Sabrina Corlette, a research professor at the Center on Health Insurance Reforms at Georgetown University. Large numbers of these Americans needed it desperately, so of course the costs are going up, and insurance companies are balking.

Federated notified customers and regulators of its decision in June. But single-payer, while it has many virtues, isn't the only way to get there; it would be much harder politically than its advocates acknowledge; and there are more important priorities.

By October, though, Fielder said, rates must be locked in for 2018.

For those who do qualify for subsidies, the government would have to increase the amount of each subsidy to match the premium. In contrast, the Trump administration recently reduced funding for enrollment assistance. "Republicans could not mobilize public support for their plan, which was the least popular major legislation in the past 3 decades". However, that is one part of the ACA that wasn't on the table for repeal in the efforts so far, and probably won't be if the effort is revived. They were given to know if we wanted you black folks' opinion, wishes, needs, or anything else, we'd have asked for it, so keep in your place and don't get "uppity".



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